- ancient name of Salambria.
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They were they that dwelt about the river Peneus and Mt. Pelion.The Iliad
Daphne, daughter of the river Peneus, flying from Apollo, was turned into the laurel.The Lusiad
Lus de Cames
This he did by turning the rivers Alpheus and Peneus through them.
He then marched to Atrax, which is about ten miles from Larissa, on the river Peneus.History of Rome, Vol III
Rivers: Alpheus, Peneus, Sellis, and several smaller streams.A Manual of Ancient History
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- the ancient name for the Salambria
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